The law school's annual commencement recognition ceremony takes place in May each year. It is open to December, May, and August graduates. The date and time of the law school’s ceremony is determined by a campus commencement committee. The date of our commencement ceremony is still be determined by the University but we expect the Ceremony to take place on May 12th or 13th. We will update this page when the date has been confirmed.

Additional Information/FAQS:

Tickets: Tickets will not be issued for this event. There will be a guest list generated from your RSVPs for the reception at Wolf Law. 

ADA Seating: Information about ADA seating will be provided at a later date.

ADA Accomodations: If you need any accomodations (i.e. ASL Interpreter etc.), please email at least 10 days prior to commencement. 

Attire: Most graduates choose to wear coat and tie, dress, or some equivalent thereof. Wear shoes that will be comfortable for the one-mile procession and for standing on grass. May weather is unpredictable, so you may want to bring an umbrella.  

Food: Drinks and a light appetizers will be served at the reception. Please bring your ID if you plan on drinking alcohol.

Water: Please remember to keep hydrated during the event and remind your guests (especially those from out of town!). Multiple water stations will be provided at the reception, and water bottles will be permitted at the ceremony.

Lodging: Click here for a list of lodging accomodations in Boulder near CU.

Parking: Parking is free at Wolf Law, however space is limited so you may want to consider carpooling. Guests are encouraged to take the bus transportation provided from Wolf Law to the ceremony. ADA parking is available for those who have an ADA Parking Placard. Spaces are limited.

RSVP Substitutions: Please send guest substitutions/additions/cancellations to

Campus Commencement: Law students do not typically participate in the CU Boulder campus commencement ceremony at Folsom Field. 

Diplomas: Diplomas will be mailed in July and are 16" x 14'.

Questions: Contact Your Student Affairs Team